Police have released a photographic which shows the horrific injuries a 76 year old received in her own home as she was attacked and left for dead.
Jean Taylor answered her door to a strange man, they had a brief conversation, as she closed her door he followed her in the house and brutally assaulted her.
An unknown amount of cash was stolen from the house before he left.
The incident occurred at 2pm on Tuesday January 28th 2014.
The suspect has been described as
white, in his late thirties or early forties, of medium build. He wad wearing a green or grey hooded top, a baseball cap, faded blue jeans and dark shoes.
Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting the reference 9565/14.